An Angel in New York: Alicia Syrett



Alicia Syrett is the founder and CEO of Pantegrion Capital, an angel investment firm that focuses on seed and early stage investments. With over 10 years’ experience in the financial industry, Syrett is a member of several angel networks, including Golden Seeds and NY Angels. She presently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of HeTexted, and is also on the Advisory Boards of Beauty Booked and I-ELLA.

Before starting Pantegrion Capital, Ms. Syrett was the CAO, Managing Director and very first employee of a multi-billion dollar private equity firm. She established numerous operational areas, including payroll, insurance coverage, healthcare and retirement platforms, vendor services and much more. She also led the way in the creation of the firm’s Intranet and external website.

Ms. Syrett is a frequent speaker on panels for various startup organizations in New York City as well as for entrepreneurship programs at NYU and Columbia.

Syrett graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a BS in Economics (magna cum laude) and with concentrations in both Finance and Accounting. She also holds two MBAs, from the London Business School (with Distinction) and Columbia Business School (Beta Gamma Sigma).

Company/VC Firm:

Pantegrion Capital – Founder/CEO

Sector Focus:

Consumer Internet, Mobile, E-Commerce, Finance

Selected Investments:

Rapt Media
lark technologies
little pim
Beauty Booked
New York Angels Entrepreneur Catalyst Fund
Avaxia Biologics Inc.
Little Passports
Trusted hands
Texture Media
Cisse Trading Co.
Willa skincare
Bespoke Global
RuMe Bags Inc.
Cognition Therapeutics
Open Road Media 


Beauty Booked

Expertise Areas:

E-Commerce, media, investments, startups, business strategy, corporate strategy, entrepreneurship, venture capital, finance, private equity, accounting

Websites & Social Media:

Company website

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About the author: Dan Kauffman

Dan Kauffman recently graduated from Rutgers University in NJ with a BA in Journalism and Media Studies. Dan is now pursuing a career in the journalism field.

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